Moscow Turns 870…How It Changed Over The Centuries…Images

September 9, 2017, Written by

Written By OLEG YEGOROV, Russia Behind The Headlines

Image by Dmitry Azovtsev

Monument To Ivan The Terrible Erected In Moscow

It started as a small village located deep on the East European Plain. Today, 870 years later, Moscow is one of the largest European capitals, with a population of 12 million. Here is a list of the most important events in the long history of Russia‚Äôs capital…

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